Assistive Technology Training: iPad

iOS VoiceOver Training

Find out about how to use the accessibility features of VoiceOver in iOS

iOS Zoom Training

Learn how to use the Zoom feature in iOS to magnify the screen

Accessibility Apps for iPad

Ocular Character Recognition (OCR) Apps

knfbReader Can be used read PDF, ePub, Text, Word, PowerPoint, Pages, Keynote, RTF and HTML files. Integrates with BookShare, Dropbox, Project Gutenberg and more. Highlights, reads and auto scrolls documents. Cost: $99.99 knfbReader
TextGrabber + Translator Easily and quickly scans, translates and saves your chosen text from virtually any printed material.
Simply take a picture of the text and immediately edit, hear it spoken aloud via VoiceOver,
Cost: $1.99 TextGrabber + Translator

Magnification Apps

Over 40 Magnifier and Flashlight Flashlight and Magnifier in One App PLUS a Tip Calculator Cost: $1.99 Over40
VisionAssist “VisionAssist is a very impressive app that, over time, could make portable electronic magnifiers obsolete.” – VisionAssist gains 5 stars in review on About.com from assistive technology writer Andrew Leibs. Cost: $3.99 VisionAssist

App Training Image of a hand writing "training"

Using knfbReader Short guide on how to use the knfbReader application
VisionAssist Coming soon!

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